AFRICANGLOBE- News Corporation CEO Rupert Murdoch might want to be a little more careful with his Twitter finger.
The media tycoon wrote that Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is “terrific” and asked: “What about a real black president who can properly address the racial divide?”
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— Rupert Murdoch (@rupertmurdoch) October 8, 2015
But Twitter users immediately took issue with Murdoch’s use of the phrase “real black president.” Here are some reactions:
— Amy Davidson (@tnyCloseRead) October 8, 2015
@rupertmurdoch ruh roh rupert
— Rupert Dance (@rupertdance) October 8, 2015
@rupertmurdoch What about a real white man who runs a media outlet without bias? And much else.
— AshGhebranious (@AshGhebranious) October 8, 2015
— Matthew Harris (@mattryanharris) October 8, 2015
@rupertmurdoch I like my coffee like I like my presidents, real black
— Stefan De Clercq 10x (@declercq) October 8, 2015
— Diane Hardy (@dianitahardy) October 8, 2015
Apologies! No offence meant. Personally find both men charming. — Rupert Murdoch (@rupertmurdoch) October 8, 2015
By: Ed Mazza